Tuesday, October 9, 2018

UPDATED Sunday Ratings - 'God Friended Me' and 'Rel' Drop; 'Dancing With the Stars: Juniors' Opens Low

On October 7, 2018, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 4.54 rating - followed by FOX (2.22), CBS (0.78), ABC (0.68) and The CW (0.20).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 14.128 million viewers - followed by CBS (7.562), FOX (6.554), ABC (4.427) and The CW (0.805).




UPDATE - Sunday Night Football, The OT and Bob's Burgers were adjusted up. Football Night in America and Family Guy were adjusted down.

NBC (4.54 Rating, 14.128 Million Viewers)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (1.3)
        FOOTBALL NIGHT IN AMERICA (2.8)
        SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (6.0)

FOX (2.22 Rating, 6.554 Million Viewers)
        NFL FOOTBALL (5.1)
        THE OT (3.6)
        THE SIMPSONS (1.8, +0.4)
        BOB'S BURGERS (1.3, +0.2)
        FAMILY GUY (1.1, -0.1)
        REL (0.7, -0.1)

CBS (0.78 Rating, 7.562 Million Viewers)
        60 MINUTES (0.8, -1.4)
        GOD FRIENDED ME (0.9, -0.4)
        NCIS: LOS ANGELES (0.8, -0.3)
        MADAM SECRETARY (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE

ABC (0.68 Rating, 4.427 Million Viewers)
        AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS (0.7, -0.1)
        DANCING WITH THE STARS: JUNIORS (0.7) SERIES PREMIERE
        SHARK TANK (0.6) SEASON PREMIERE

THE CW (0.20 Rating, 0.805 Million Viewers)
        IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL, NIGHT 1 (0.2)


                                          The Final Ratings for Sunday, October 7 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
7:00 PM
FOX
NFL Football
5.1
16.842

NBC
Football Night in America
1.3
4.289

CBS
60 Minutes
0.8
8.362

ABC
America’s Funniest Home Videos
0.7
4.669
7:30 PM
FOX
The OT
3.6
10.745
8:00 PM
NBC
Football Night in America
2.8
8.967

FOX
The Simpsons
1.8
4.598

CBS
God Friended Me
0.9
8.374

ABC
Dancing With the Stars: Juniors (8-10)
0.7
5.026

The CW
iHeartRadio Music Festival, Night 1 (8-10)
0.2
0.800
8:30 PM
NBC
Sunday Night Football (8:30-11)
6.0
18.588

FOX
Bob’s Burgers
1.3
3.081
9:00 PM
FOX
Family Guy
1.1
2.688

CBS
NCIS: Los Angeles
0.8
7.538
9:30 PM
FOX
Rel
0.7
1.813
10:00 PM
CBS
Madam Secretary
0.6
6.125

ABC
Shark Tank
0.6
2.960

Average Rating: 1.71
Average Viewership: 6.792


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.